Firefox

Click on the tabs below for information about Firefox.

About Firefox

About the software

Firefox is a free web browser provided by Mozilla.

Version

Firefox is available on IT Services supported PCs.  The version is subject to frequent change as Mozilla release regular updates.

Firefox is available for unsupported machines and personal use on Windows, Mac or Linux and for mobile devices; see the Obtaining the software tab.

Obtaining the software

Students

Classrooms

Firefox is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs.

Home use

Firefox is available for personal use on Windows, Mac, Linux and for mobile devices, free of charge from the Mozilla website:

Staff

Managed PCs

To install Firefox on office PCs managed by IT Services, follow these steps:

  1. From the Start Menu search for and open Software Center
  2. Locate the software under the Available Software tab
  3. Click on the Install button in the lower right

Unmanaged machines and home use

Firefox is available for unsupported and personal machines - Windows, Mac or Linux and for mobile devices, free of charge, from the Mozilla website:

Documentation, training and support

Documentation

Training

 The Mozilla Firefox web site provides a range of support and training materials including:-

Support